The Squadra Long Jacket is probably the best jacket we sell when you consider value versus protection offered. For just under fifty dollars, you get a minimalist shell jacket with no frills that gets the job done. In this case, the job is adding some unexpected wind or weather protection on spring and summer rides.
The anatomic fit of the Squadra fits the body in the cycling position and cuts down and practically eliminates flapping material. Perforated side vents create some air flow and allow for body temp regulation. The long rear panel protects you derriere from wet wheel spray. One rear slot allows you to access pockets of your jersey that you are wearing underneath the jacket Some added reflective piping on this slot adds visibility for some additional a safety. Total jacket weight is approximately 140 grams which means it stows away nicely in your pocket, making it a great travel partner.